John Colvin

Brogden MD at AICD

Former New South Wales opposition leader John Brogden has been appointed managing director of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, after serving as chief executive of the Financial Services Council.

Directors’ confidence in Coalition wanes

Business directors’ confidence in the Coalition has fallen dramatically as the Abbott government’s first budget looms, according to a new survey.

Win for women

There are now more than double the amount of women on Australia’s top corporate boards than four years ago.

Standards wait welcomed

THE federal government’s recent decision to delay implementation of new governance standards for not for profits highlights the complexities involved in regulating the sector, according to the Austral

Working for NFPs: report

THE Australian Institute of Company Directors’ latest report into not-for-profit directorships has revealed specifics around the dedication of business people to the community sector. 

Women on boards

THE Australian Institute of Company Directors has launched its second year of the ‘chairmen’s mentoring program’ in an effort to bolster the number of women on listed company boards.

Women still not getting top jobs

Minister for the Status of Women, Kate Ellis, says the latest Australian Census of Women in Leadership shows women are still being largely shut out of senior decision making roles in Australian business.

Female board representation up to 10%

The number of women being appointed to ASX 200 boards continues to grow, with the proportion of female directors of Australia's top listed companies now close to 10 per cent, according to the latest figures released by the Australian Institute of Company